Windows Vista® Home Premium is the preferred edition of Windows Vista for home desktop and mobile PCs. Get things done and get on with life!


It’s easier and faster than ever to find, use, manage, and share the information on your PC or on the Web.
  •  The Windows Aero™ desktop brings clarity with dynamic features like Windows Flip 3D and Instant Search.
  •  The new Windows Photo Gallery makes it much easier to find, edit, and share your favorite memories.
  •  Bring live information directly to your desktop with easy-to-use gadgets in Windows Sidebar.
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It’s safer—the security and health of your PC are automated, so you can focus on the things you enjoy.
  •  Help protect private information and remove spyware with Windows Defender™.
  •  Help your children use the PC and surf the Web more safely with built-in Parental Controls.
  •  Help keep your system safe from data loss with the new, automated Scheduled Backup and Network Backup.
  •  Help protect your PC against malicious software and online phishing scams with Windows Internet Explorer 7.5.
  •  All five of the top consumer security solutions work with Windows Vista.
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Go BIG with Windows Media Center!
  •  Enjoy live television, movies, memories, music, and games-all around your house with Windows Media Center.2
  •  Blend your photos and home videos seamlessly into a rich movie experience with Windows Movie Maker.
  •  Burn your slideshows and home movies to DVD with Windows DVD Maker.3
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It’s designed to be mobile. Connect and share information with friends and family on the go!
  •  Tablet PC technologies let you use a digital pen to navigate files or websites, jot down notes, and make sketches on the run.
  •  Keep your devices up-to-date with your latest contacts, calendar, music and more with Sync Center.
  •  Confidently connect with Windows Mobility Center, Network and Sharing Center, and Sync Center.5
  •  Set up your own wireless network or join your favorite hotspot with Network and Sharing Center.
  •  Enjoy your favorite TV programs, movies, photos, home videos, and music when you’re on the road.
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See which version of Vista is right for you
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1.  Windows Aero, Windows Flip 3D navigation, Scheduled and Network Backup, Windows Meeting Space, and Tablet Technology are available in Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Business, and Windows Vista Ultimate.
2.  Windows Media Center is available in Windows Vista Home Premium and Windows Vista Ultimate. TV playback and recording features require an integrated or external USB TV tuner. Supports up to two TV tuners in all supported regions subject to Windows Vista compatibility with local TV standards; additional DTV/HDTV tuner support is available in the United States and South Korea with compatible hardware. To enjoy all the benefits of Windows Media Center, Internet access is recommended; for some features, such as the Microsoft Electronic Programming Guide, it is required. Internet service provider subscription or other service fees may apply. Microsoft Electronic Programming Guide is not available in all regions or countries. DVD burning, TV features, and remote control support may vary by manufacturer and/or require additional purchases. Support for the Media Center Extender or Xbox 360 will require a wired or wireless home network and additional compatible networking equipment.
3.  Windows DVD Maker, HD support for Windows Movie Maker, Chess Titans, and Mahjong Titans are available in Windows Vista Home Premium and Windows Vista Ultimate.
4.  Additional compatible networking equipment may be required to set up or access a wired or wireless home network.
5.  Internet service provider subscription or other service fees may apply.
6.  Windows BitLocker Drive Encryption and Complete PC Backup and Restore are available in Windows Vista Business and Windows Vista Ultimate.